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Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19901214
This 1992 Nobel Laureate has long been the leading exponent of the written culture of the Caribbean. Walcott celebrates the island of his birth, St. Lucia, in the epic poem OMEROS. Walcott reads from OMEROS and talks about the poem.
Vietnam veteran and National Book Award-winning fiction writer Tim O'Brien discusses his experiences and reads from his now classic short story collection,...
A lawyer-turned-poet, Monica Youn has written three books of poetry, and now teaches creative writing in New York. Twice a finalist for the National Book Award, she reveals why she felt the need to leave the legal field for creative writing after ...